Respiratory Therapist - LECOM Health

Respiratory Therapist

Millcreek Community Hospital

Millcreek Community hospital is seeking a full time Respiratory Therapist.

SUMMARY:    Administers respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of cardiopulmonary system, under supervision of Physician and  by prescription


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and/or Experience: Six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience

Required Certification/License: Must have current PA license, must have current CPR certification

Reasoning Ability: Ability to solve practical problems and deals with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form

Other Skills and Abilities:  Assist and set up all Bronchs, calibrate ABG machine each shift on QC log, deprotinize and condition ABG machine weekly, sign MAR’s for meds given, draw ABG’s and draw ABG’s from arterial lines, perform CPR as needed, may need to perform EKG’s or Holter monitors as needed.

Interested, qualified candidates may submit a resume along with an application by clicking the Apply for this Job link below or mail a resume to Human Resources, Millcreek Community Hospital, 5515 Peach Street, Erie Pa 16509 EOE